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March 8, 2024

Film on Mother Cabrini, patroness saint of immigrants, does justice to ‘empire of hope’ (TRAILER)

Brought to life by actress Cristiana Dell’Anna, the film named simply “Cabrini” shows how hard the future (and first) American saint fought against many rejections.

February 27, 2024

Lunar New Year, Lent merges faith with traditions for Asian Catholics

To welcome and usher in the Lunar New Year of the Dragon, Asian Catholics around the Archdiocese hosted dozens of celebrations and Liturgies in prayerful, and vibrant, celebration of the Asian tradition.

February 27, 2024

Crowd applauds ribbon-cutting, blessing of newly renovated St. Peter Catholic

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo presided over the ribbon-cutting and blessing Feb. 16 of the newly renovated St. Peter Catholic High School, joined by the students of the Class of 2027.

February 27, 2024

Steps for Students 5K Walk/Run blazes through stormy weather with almost 9,000 registered

Despite a damp start to the morning, thousands of runners and walkers gathered in downtown Houston on Saturday, Feb. 10, for the 19th Annual Steps for Students 5K Walk/Run to raise awareness and funds for Catholic schools in the Archdiocese.

February 27, 2024

Houston Catholic schools among the first to desegregate in 1961

Bishop Nold’s 1961 pastoral letter brought landmark change

February 27, 2024

Catholic Schools Office nurtures future saints, leaders for generations beyond the classroom

A commitment to faith and spiritual growth aligns seamlessly with the broader mission of the Catholic Schools Office (CSO) to support the day-to-day operations of 55 Catholic schools in the Archdiocese.

February 27, 2024

Society of St. Vincent de Paul set to close both thrift stores

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will close both of its thrift store locations on Saturday, March 23.

February 27, 2024

VENCES: All in the Holy Spirit’s timing

With the Lenten season comes talk of penance, almsgiving and mastery of the self, as taught and modeled by Jesus Christ according to the Gospels. But what does this talk really mean?

February 27, 2024

PASKET: Lenten acts of service

What traditions do we have in our lives that help enrich our faith lives during Lent?

February 27, 2024

POMETTO: When people of faith encounter doubt

What happens when Catholics experience doubt in their faith lives? It can happen to everyone, including the saints, and ourselves. Here's what we can do about it.

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